Halifax guitar-rock band In-Flight Safety is in the midst of a cross-Canadian tour which started on September 25 in Victoria, British Columbia. The tour will see the band play 13 shows across this great country of ours before they find…

With seven records and more than 300,000 records sold in Canada alone, Jesse Cook is no stranger to success. In the past 15 years, the Toronto-based Cook has created some of the most infectious, upbeat rumba flamenco music to emerge…

It is not often suggested that punk bands have anything musically in common with traditional Irish or Canadian East Coast music, but LA band Flogging Molly has been mixing these two distinct styles for the past 12 years and finding…

In a very short span of time, Southampton, UK group Band of Skulls has an impressive list of accomplishments and is steadily seeing their fortunes change for the best. Mixing classic rock, guitar-heavy bands like Led Zeppelin with modern groups…

Vancouver modern rock band Default might not ever shake comparisons to their much maligned musical brothers Nickelback, but the truth is, Default’s new record stands on its own rather well. Coming a long four years after their last studio record,…

Cheap Trick. REM. The Replacements. Teenage Fanclub. All of the above bands have openly professed their love for cult power pop band Big Star. And it’s about time the rest of the world found out about the biggest band that…

Toronto “sleaze rock” band Die Mannequin are making a much anticipated return to the Maritimes next week when the group finds themselves with the opening slot on Marilyn Manson’s shows in Moncton and Halifax. The group is promoting their newest…